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The Joint Commission , the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and other national organizations regularly collect information on patient care from hospitals. What they’ve learned has led them to set standards of treatment for such serious medical conditions as heart failure.
The heart of a person with heart failure can’t pump blood as well as it should. That means the person’s body isn’t getting all the oxygen and nutrients it needs.
Click here to learn more about the standards that hospitals work toward in treating patients with heart failure.